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Event Summary: Getting Real About VR in KL

Hands-on VR experiences, expert speakers and a relaxed atmosphere made the Crossing Borders workshop day Getting Real About VR in KL an event that inspired and informed. From the basics of VR, 360°, 180° and AR through to the latest cameras... read more »

Call for Entries - Masterschool 2018: Apply Now!

Do you have a project in development? Are you aiming for the international market and need some professional boost? You are invited to apply for the 2018 edition which puts a strong focus on story development, new business models as well as... read more »

Job Offer: Head of Film & Exhibition

In partnership with the Robert Bosch Stiftung, Documentary Campus e.V. is launching a new, annual international festival platform for science and media in Halle (Saale), Germany, with the 1st edition taking place in summer 2018. We provide... read more »

Masterschool 2018 - New Head of Studies Dr. Claudia Schreiner

Documentary Campus appoints Dr. Claudia Schreiner (Head of Program Culture and Scienec, MDR) as new Head of Masterschool. The Executive Board of Documentary Campus, a European initiative that provides advanced training to documentary... read more »

Crossing Borders Trainer Team in KL announced

We are excited to announce our expert trainer team for the first Crossing Borders workshop in KL, Malaysia taking place from 18-22 July 2017: • Ami Aripin , Editor, Singapore • Ruth Berry , Director/Producer, First Act Films;... read more »

Crossing Borders project Hope Frozen wins Wicker's World Foundation Top Prize

We are thrilled to announce that the 2016 Crossing Borders project HOPE FROZEN by Pailin Wedel is the winner of the £80,000 Whicker’s World Foundation Funding Award for 2017. The jury that awarded the prize at Sheffield... read more »

Crossing Borders Projects 2017 announced!

We are thrilled to announce that 14 exciting projects have been selected for this year’s Crossing Borders programme! To see who takes part, click HERE Crossing Borders is an initiative by Documentary Campus and EDN, presented 2017 in... read more »

Documentary Campus at Sheffield Doc/Fest 2017

Sheffield Doc/Fest has launched its programme for the festival taking place between 9 - 14 June 2017. Documentary Campus will present this year a new Craft Summit on the Art of Documentary Filmmaking which is going to take place on Saturday, June... read more »

Documentary Campus at the NRW-Dokutag 2017

Check out the programme! http://www.filmstiftung.de/nrw-dokutag-2017/ read more »

Open Training Session: Jury announced!

With this Open Training Session Documentary Campus and DOK.forum Munich are excited to create a platform for constructive exchange. Film projects with an international potential – narrative documentaries, series, interactive or web-based... read more »

MENA project "The City will Pursue You" to premiere at Ismailia Int. Film Festival

We are thrilled to announce that the film The City will Pursue You developed at the Documentary Campus MENA Programme 2012 was selected to participate in the long documentary competition of the 19th Ismailia International Film festival for... read more »

Crossing Borders: 1 day left to apply!

This is YOUR chance to be part of Crossing Borders 2017! Hand in your ideas for documentaries, cross-platform projects or series for an international audience and develop them with us. Deadline for applications is tomorrow: 7 April 2017.... read more »

Campus Latino kicks off with first workshop @ IFF Panama

Campus Latino has kicked off with its first workshop @ IFF Panama running from 3-5 April. Bettina Walter (Head of Studies, Spain), Gema Juárez Allen (Producer, Argentina), Selina Ukwuoma (Script Consultor, UK) and Maite Alberdi... read more »

Masterschool Mentors 2017 Announced

We are delighted to work with a great trio of mentors on the 2017 Masterschool. This year's projects will be mentored by Jihan El-Tahri, who has authored, directed and produced award-winning documentary films, Derren Lawford, Creative Director of... read more »

Grimme Award for Carl Gierstorfer

Carl Gierstorfer will recieve the prestigious Grimme-Award at the end of March. The Berlin-based journalist is an alumni of our Masterschool where he successfully developed the documentary on the origins of HIV "The Bloody Truth“. Now he will... read more »